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Pisco-Alpamayo-Huascaran, 20 Day Guided Ascents

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Come and spend 20 days climbing 3 glorious peaks in the Cordillera Blanca mountain: Pisco, Alpamayo and Huascaran, the highest peak in Peru, with Miguel, an IFMGA certified mountain guide.

Cordillera Blanca

20 Days

May - Sep




This 20 day adventure can best be described as a journey to the top of Peru. Throughout this trip, you will see so much that you will be reflecting on the experience long after you’ve returned home. We will venture from Huaraz to the summit of the highest peak in the country: Huascaran (6,768m). Typically that journey alone would be enough to make for a memorable and thrilling adventure. However, on this trip, you will also have the opportunity to climb to the summits of Pisco (5,752m) and Alpamayo (5,947m) as well.

Furthermore, you will also get to visit several different places over the course of the trip, from the city of Huaraz (3,100m), which you will be given a few days to explore, to Cashacampa (2,900m). You will also get to visit places like the lake 69 (4,600m), Wilcacocha (3,800m), Llamaccoral (3,760m), and so much more.

Since the majority of this trip takes place at high altitudes, you will be given sufficient time at the beginning for proper acclimatization. Thus ensuring that you have a comfortable and safe experience.

When it comes to the peaks you will be scaling during this adventure, all 3 of them are special in their own unique way. Like people, these peaks each have their own personalities. As a result, climbing one is never like climbing the other. However, when you reach the top, each peak, especially Huascaran, will reward you with a view you will never forget.

If you are looking for a true mountain adventure in a fantastic range, then this is the trip for you. For 20 days, you will get to climb to the top of the Cordillera Blanca. To join me, all you have to do is send me a request.

You can also join me on this 19 day expedition to the summits of Yanapaccha, Pisco and Alpamayo.

Price includes

- Accommodation included

- Guiding fee

- Breakfast

- Lunch

- Dinner

- Transport during the trip

Price details


• Pre climbing Briefing.

• A professional mountain guide IFMGA: English, Spanish speaking.

• A Private transport of approaching and returning from all the expedition

• Food during the expedition (breakfast, lunch, box lunch, reception and dinner) we

have option for vegetarian people

• half board at the Pisco refuge (breakfast, dinner and bed)

• A mess tent to Alpamayo base camp

• Kitchen stuff: stove, kitchen utensils, chairs, table and others for Alpamayo

• Donkey drivers and donkeys for Alpamayo base camp

• First aid kit

• Mountain porter / cook for Alpamayo and Huascaran

• Entrance fee to the Huascaran national park

• Group material (high mountain tent, Ropes, Snow pickets, ice screws, etc)


o International flights to Lima / Peru round trip

o Personal equipment

o Food in the city

o Taxis in cities

o Hotel and lodging in Huaraz

o Travel, life or baggage insurance

o Unexpected expenses as when a participant leaves the group during the scheduled day

o Additional beverages or meals at the mountain hut Pisco.

o All not listed above

o Tips


Day 1: HUARAZ (3100M) DAY OFF (night in hotel)

Day 2: HUARAZ (3090M)- ACCLIMATIZATION DAY WILCACOCHA (3800M) (night in hotel)

Day 3: HUARAZ (3090M) ACCLIMATIZATION DAY LAGOON CHURUP (4450M) (night in hotel)

Day 4: HUARAZ 3100M / CEBOLLAPAMPA 3900M / PISCO BASE CAMP 4700M. (night in mountain hut)

Day 5: BASE CAMP 4700M / SUMMIT 5752M / BASE CAMP 4700M. (night in mountain hut)

Day 6: BASE CAMP 4700M / CEBOLLAPAMPA 3900M / HUARAZ 3100M (night in hotel)

Day 7: REST DAY (night in hotel)

Day 8: HUARAZ / CASHAPAMPA VILLAGE 2900m /LLAMACORRAL 3700M (night in tent)

Day 9: LLAMACORRAL 3700M / BASE CAMP 4350M (night in tent)

Day 10: BASE CAMP 4350M / HIGH CAMP 5300M (night in tent)

Day 11: SUMMIT DAY 5947M /HIGH CAMP 5300M / BASE CAMP 4350M (night in tent)

Day 12: RESERVATION DAY (night in tent)

Day 13: BASE CAMP 4350M / HUARAZ 3100M (night in hotel)

Day 14: HUARAZ DAY OFF (night in hotel)

Day 15: HUARAZ (3900M) - HUAYPAN VILLAGE (3700M) - HUASCARAN MORREINE CAMP (4680M) (night in tent)

Day 16: MORREINE CAMP (4680M) CAMP I (5400M) (night in tent)

Day 17: CAMP I 5400M - CAMP II (5900M) (night in tent)

Day 18: CAMP II (5900M) - SUMMIT (6768M) - CAMP II (5900M) - MORREINE CAMP (night in tent)

Day 19: RESERVATION DAY (night in tent)

Day 20: MORREINE CAMP / HUARAZ (3090M) (night in hotel)


About the guide

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Mountain Guide

IFMGA/UIAGM Mountain Guide from Perú, based in Huaraz, Cordillera Blanca.

I like mountaineering and skiing. I recently completed the ski certification in Argentina, so I'm one of the few fully IFMGA certified guides in Peru. I've also guided in Ecuador, Bolivia, Argentina and the Alps.

Some of my favourite trips are climbing in the Dolomites, Fitz Roy in El Chalten, and mountain biking across Peru, Bolivia and Chile.


Italian | French | English

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